Field Trials - Previous Seasons

2018-2019 Season

24 Dog Open (Qualifying) Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at The Packington EstateMeriden  by kind permission of Lord and Lady Guernsey.

Date; Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd October 2018

Judges Mr B. Taylor (A 1633), Mrs G. Gent (A 2848), Mrs D. Walls-Duffin (B 2457) and

Mrs L. Taylor (B 3536)

Steward of The Beat Mr M. Nesbitt

Results for the Midland Gundog Society AV Open held at the Packington Estate, Meriden, by kind permission of Lord and Lady Guernsey and special thanks to the steward of the Beat, Mr M. Nesbitt and his team, the fabulous guns and our judges, Mr B. Taylor, Mrs G. Gent, Mrs D. Walls-Duffin, Mrs L. Taylor We enjoyed a fabulous AV Open Trial, very kindly supported by Skinners.

1st, Sue Berman, Suthcharic Evie.
2nd, Mary-Jane Opie, Studebaker Bugatti.
3rd, Chris Aston, Anvilbeck Sevastopol. Also guns choice.
CoM, John Halstead, Brockelbank Bronze.
CoM, Reuben Corbett, Ticefield Dazed and Confused

Congratulations to all in the awards.

14 Dog All Age Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at The Packington EstateMeriden  by kind permission of The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Aylesford

Date; Tuesday11th December 2018

Judges Mr T. Brain (A 3226), Mr R. Gent (B 2265), Mr C. Aston (B 3546) and Mr P. Goddard (NP 3529)

Steward of The Beat Mr M. Nesbitt

1st, Simon Capstick, Drakeshead Casey.
Simon is the first person to be awarded The High Ash Trophy,

in memory of Andrea Edwards
2nd, (and guns Choice) Sandra Onens, Kestrelway Harry.

16 Dog Novice A.V. Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Limited Rules and Regulations at Batsford Estate, Moreton-in-The-Marsh,by kind permission of Lord and Lady Dulverton.

Date: Monday 7th January 2019

Judges: Mr P. Bruton, Mrs J. Coley, Mr. D. Ingall and Mrs E. Swift-Nunnely 

Steward of the Beat: Mr Matt Farmer

Midland Gundog Society held there 16 Dog Novice AV Retriever Stake at

Batsford Estate, Moreton-in-the-Marsh by kind permission of Lord and

Lady Dulverton. With the generous support of the Guns. A huge thank you

to Head Keeper Matthew Farmer and his team of helpers. 
Judges Mrs J Coley, Mr P Bruton, Mr D Ingall, Mrs E Nunnerley
We had a fantastic day on this lovely estate at Batsford.
Matthew and his team produced some high birds for the team of Guns,

who shot extremely well, giving the dogs and handlers some challenging

retrieves.

1st: Trefoel Chargot of Millershook. Owned and Handled by Paul Truby
2nd: Willowyck Faith of Norlands. Owned and Handled by Colin Pelham
3rd: Spinnakeu Lightening. Owned and Handled by Matthew Ager 
Guns Choice: Spiralline Chenin Blanc for Lovehayne. Owned and Handled by Richard Edwards

2017-2018 Season
 

14 Dog Novice Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at New Farm, Norton, Near Evesham  by kind permission of Mr N Onens

Date; Monday 11th September 2017

Judges Mrs T. Lawrence (A 1889), Mrs A. Hogsberg (B 2837), Mrs V. King (NP 3609) and Mrs L. Marsh (NP 3451)

Steward of The Beat Mr N Onens

Many thanks to Norman and Sandra, and there team, very testing trial and a very good standard of dogs, thanks to our judges, Tess Lawrence, Allie Hogsbjerg, Laura Marsh and Vanessa King. 


1st Steve Richardson with, Sothebys Choice of Wedgnock 

2nd Paula Cullis with, Loughbrook Barracks of Tagabea

24 Dog Open (Qualifying) Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at The Packington EstateMeriden  by kind permission of The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Aylesford

Date; Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th October 2017

Judges Mr A. Rees (A 2452), Mr D. Latham (A 2299), Mr K. Barnes (B 3419) and

Mrs K. Smith (B 3097)

Steward of The Beat Mr M. Nesbitt


Thanks to Keeper Matt Nesbitt and huge thanks to beat keeper who ran the two days,

Aaron Taylor and our judges, Alan Rees , Dave LathamKate Smith, Keith Barnes.

1st Jamie Bettinson Cynhinfa Ladislav
2nd and guns choice Wendy Glue Tanyrhallt Blue Bloods
3rd Clare Baker The Windbreaker Whisperer Of Arcklebear
4th Philly Pinn Abberwick Bridget Jones Of Tullythwaite

14 Dog Novice Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at The Packington EstateMeriden  by kind permission of The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Aylesford

Date; Friday 8th December 2017

Judges Mrs G. Nickols (A 2527), Mrs D. Stevens (B 3483), Mr C. Perry (NP) and Miss. C. Baker (NP 3700)

Steward of The Beat Mr M. Nesbitt

1st. Avonstream Aransha handled by Greig Paterson2nd & Guns Choice. Rivermeon Isabella handled by Lindy Higham.

2016-2017 Season

14 Dog Novice Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at New Farm, Norton, Near Evesham  by kind permission of Mr N Onens

Date; Monday 12th September 2016

Judges Mr A Rees (A 2348), Mrs S Richardson (B 3214), Mrs L Taylor (NP) and Mrs D Scott

Steward of The Beat Mr N Onens

Results

1st & Guns' Choice: Higgscroft Avenger, Handler Mr Daniel Higgs

MGS Would like to thank all the Guns, Judges, Helpers and competitors for a fantastic day. Congratulations go to Dan Higgs.

 

24 Dog Open (Qualifying) Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at The Packington EstateMeriden  by kind permission of The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Aylesford

DateMonday 24th & Tuesday 25th October 2016

Judges Mr D Field (A 2257), Mr P Bruton (A 2718), Mrs L Harris (B 3002), Mr S McGrath (B 3010)

Steward of The Beat Mr M Nesbitt

Results

1st: Roselea Zara handled by Russell Hodgen

2nd: Diglake Charlie handled by Stephen Newitt

CoM: FTCh Kestrelway Freddie handled by Norman Onens
Hitowngreen Diamond Joe of Findpoint handled by Terry Prentice

Guns' Choice: FTCh. Hatchfield Loki of Lostal handled by Andy Wiles

 

14 Dog Novice Any Variety Retriever Stake held under Kennel Club Rules and Regulations at The Packington EstateMeriden  by kind permission of The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Aylesford

Date: Monday 12th December 2016

Judges Mr D Probert (A 2739), Mr T Brain (B 3226), Mrs D Newitt (NP) and Mr S Arch (NP)

Steward of The Beat Mr M Nesbitt

Results

1st & Guns' Choice: Castlemans Sonoran, Handler - Philippa Williams

2nd: Nettle Brae Andy of Fendawood, Handler - Dave Latham.

CoM: Moonstomp Taxi, Handler - Georgina Chattaway